The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 38 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 20 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.90% 5.00% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 5.32% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 4
Average salary £28,000 £25,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -15.25%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
394 357 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 96.57% 93.95% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 315 306 204
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Devon

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -15 12 £28,250 +13.00% 2
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
3 17 (50.00%) VMware
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 13 (38.24%) Back Office
6 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (32.35%) SCOM
8 9 (26.47%) SCCM
9 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (20.59%) Nagios
10 7 (20.59%) WSUS
10 7 (20.59%) Bomgar
10 7 (20.59%) Server Patching
11 6 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
12 5 (14.71%) Backup Exec
12 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (14.71%) CommVault
12 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
13 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
13 4 (11.76%) SLA
13 4 (11.76%) Cisco
13 4 (11.76%) Citrix
13 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
13 4 (11.76%) MCITP
13 4 (11.76%) Firewall
13 4 (11.76%) Mentoring

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (38.24%) Back Office
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Clustering
1 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
6 2 (5.88%) UNIX
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Server Patching
3 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Service Management
7 1 (2.94%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.76%) MCITP
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) CCA
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
4 2 (5.88%) XenServer
4 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (5.88%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) SCOM
2 9 (26.47%) SCCM
3 7 (20.59%) WSUS
3 7 (20.59%) Nagios
4 5 (14.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) Bomgar
4 5 (14.71%) CommVault
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco
6 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.88%) Hyland
7 2 (5.88%) Avaya
8 1 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
Exeter, Devon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £22,000 - 28,601 per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Standard
Posted: 22 days ago